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    Accreditation and affiliations

    Le Moyne College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

    The Nursing Program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE); the Teacher Education Programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and the Physician Assistant Studies Program is accredited by the Accreditation Review Commision for Physician Assistant Education(ARC-PA). The Madden School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB). The Chemistry Department is approved by the American Chemical Society.


    The entry-level occupational therapy master’s degree program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapist administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be an Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR). In addition, all states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

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    Le Moyne College is approved by the Regents of the University of the State of New York

    Requests to review documents describing the accreditation, approval or licensing of the institution and its programs may be submitted to the Office of Academic Affairs. Information regarding the accreditation status of Le Moyne College may be obtained from:

    The New York State Education Department
    Office of Higher Education
    Room 977 Education Building Annex
    Albany, New York 12234
    (518) 486-3633